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Aug 13, 2009 11:00pm EDT
and india you have to have a strategy for economic growth and economic to filament in a period of considerable challenge. our argument is if we want to build a safe prosperous and free future we need to create the most productive most creative most entrepreneurial pro-market economy that runs on smart and effective economic regulation. let me be clear. i believe if you set out and say well what maximize their are ways to do that. you said what maximize the number of small businesses created by small business there are ways to do that. if you said how can i have the most continuous process of innovation we know how to it just doesn't fit the political elite definition of the future which is high techs, bigger shocker c and politicians entered. so, long term we're going to need budgetary reform legislation. it's interesting the last congress more than a dozen bills introduced to establish entitlement and budget commission's but if all the legislation did was have the same old conversation within the same old frame work you in fact wouldn't achieve very much. you end up with a com
CSPAN
Aug 12, 2009 11:00pm EDT
-- question was on the geography between pakistan and india. is it critical that the united states try to play a role? that's on really problematic with respect to the indians in terms of defusing tensions between india and pakistan. is that outside 9 postal -- the portfolio of this group? >> it is outside the portfolio of my job. on the other hand, i am in constant touch with the indians. i met with the indians continually. the new ambassador in washington and i have had dinner recently and she and i are in close touch. i go to indio whenever the schedule permits. i stress we're completely transparent. the secretary of state and my close colleague assistant secretary for south asia, central asian affairs bob blake and i were in india recently and the indians are a major factor in the region. they're the dominant power. improveb -- improving u.s.-indian relations ha been a continual goal of the last three u.s.strations, all which i think have been successful in that regard, starting with president clinton's trip in 2000. i will keep the indians fully informed and i have an indian counterpart w
CSPAN
Aug 13, 2009 11:00pm EDT
in december. there are international negotiations. i do not know how to get china and india to come along. if they will go along with it and we will not lose all and we will not lose all manufacturers to china understand, china is the number one and matter of this pollution. not the united states. india is even more adamant about not doing anything. then, we lose our jobs. we want to get china under the umbrella. number two, it takes the 2/3 vote in the united states senate to get it done. there is some protection for our industry and some protection for our consumers if we do it through international treaty. >> glad to see you again today. i am a veteran. i am very proud to be a veteran. [applause] i belong to the american legion. in order for a person to be called a veteran that has to serve in the military, there are lots of people that are called veterans that cannot belong to the american legion. congress after world war roman one set up the american legion. is the largest veterans' organization in the world. we have a lot of people. in order to belong to the american legion, you had
CSPAN
Aug 18, 2009 11:00pm EDT
from mexico. the future of america is in jeopardy. we do not have an energy policy. china and india are pressed to take the rest of our jobs. their energy policies will handle this because we will not compete. available, affordable, energy. that is the future of this country. we will never have the resources to pay down the debt if we do not have a piper economy. but we do not grill, -- drill, opec will. >> ladies and gentlemen, welcome national logger -- blogger. >> good morning. i hope you are enjoying a great lineup. what a great conference we are having, right? absolutely. i am thinking to myself, americans for prosperity some of you may remember a time when that would have been considered a redundancy, americans for prosperity. that is like say slimmers for getting wet. -- saying swimmers for guessing what. america was built for prosperity. american prosperity was an accident of history and geography. we did happen to land on a continent with a lot of natural resources. you just have to know how to use them. we happen to build a mighty arsenal of the market sea around the world
CSPAN
Aug 7, 2009 11:00pm EDT
on the ground in the institution to how do we improve the way that they were? just as in india and net they have become more active to tap the intelligence of people that worked in the institutions but also with the public that interacts with and works with government. this is why we created an open government policy making process as we thought about whether the ways we can begin to lower and the race policy impediments that make this the adoption of broadband technology by government to engage the american people we turn to the people to ask us how to do that? instead of drafting a policy then go out for comment when they come too late we actually very much like this process turn the policy making process inside out and went to the people first for their ideas and government employees about how to do this we launched-- three phase process of brainstorming and discussions of the difficult i.d.'s that we are facing and then turning to people in the last few weeks to use a color ever tint drafting tool to create the language we may use to craft open government policies to allow was to use wiki to
CSPAN
Aug 14, 2009 11:00pm EDT
statements by secretary clinton wishing the government, the pakistan and india a happy birthday, had the independent state. -- independence day. the secretary is airborne coming back to washington, d.c. after her compelling trip to africa. she met this morning before departing with prime minister jose mavis but obviously the trip represents the commitment the of all administration and the secretary to the partnership with africa. obviously a great deal of discussion over the past 12 days about reform on the continent, the lipitor, judicial police, constitutional, but stability and in the different parts of africa to somalia the united states interest both in promoting trade between africa and the united states but also promoting trade among the states of africa, a great deal of discussion paid to the outstanding pepfar efforts in the continent both in terms of combating hiv/aids but also malaria and the trip to omar where she focused on the crimes of gender based violence and very direct conversations with a number of countries about the imperative of good government, good governance
CSPAN
Aug 19, 2009 11:00pm EDT
not expect is a person who is not literate coming from india and trying to do medical, but you expect someone to a college in india that they can't afford to treat and being able to buy a ticket. that would be more of a phenomenon against the most educated -- i amongst the most educated. that would be another example. there are about 400,000 births comprising about one out of every 10 births in the u.s.. what percentage of people who are women, who arrived pregnant? -- what percentage of people or women who arrived pregnant? it is hard to get a handle on how big that is potentially. as robert pointed out, if you do not verify, which is what this new bill considers, that could grow much larger. >> i would consider the precedents for medical tourism to be quite strong indeed. in the 1980's and 1990's, we allowed elderly immigrants to come and then get on your program called supplemental security income. in fact, elderly immigrants coming to the u.s. to retire on this welfare program, it was the fastest growing element in u.s. welfare. it was absolutely unprecedented. what we found, and we had t
CSPAN
Aug 20, 2009 11:00pm EDT
and china, india and age of the most in escaping poverty even if it meant greater hardship to the middle class, the u.s. and europe. but if you look past nationality, what is wrong with helping the poorest in the world first? finally, always hold last is an explanation of the situation you don't completely understand an accusation that those who participated in our cost the crisis were somehow irrational or even stupid. i work with these folks on wall street for ten years and i can promise you there are many things-- they are many things that they are not stupid. similarily to blame the crisis on wall street by calling wall streeters greedy to me seems to miss the point. greed is what wall street does and has always done. there is no wall street without greed. why else would someone watch his life disappear as he watched a 19-inch computer screen only to grab a morsel or crumb of profit in try to get rich off of it. greed his been in our genes for hundreds of thousands of years. the genes have not mutated so they in the last 30 years to make is more greedy. and to those behavioral econom
CSPAN
Aug 27, 2009 11:00pm EDT
as well as afghanistan, the issue of new beer proliferation, the dangers of four between india and pakistan the contagion o any type of taliban victory into central asia and into the gulf. the implications regionally and globally, should we have to walkway from afghanistan? that i catastrophic. the american public ha to be told and because that will be necessary fo us to sustain our efforts for the amount of time it will take but we are to have realistic expectaons about what we canccomplish but let's t foo ourselves into believing if bin laden were killed tomorrow, that we have the easy exit from afghanistan. >> usually if the awer is said to mo foreign troops, you have probably cost the ong question. th behng said, theurre administraon has no option except for increasinthe commitment. the trend lines are not going thright way and research needs to turn things aroun but we are seeing some progress in afghan security forces, but this is about afghan lives so we will the simp efforts and things ke the economy, a simple covenants the judiciary system and even religion because muc
CSPAN
Aug 5, 2009 11:00pm EDT
africa and india, to train professionals. comprehensive coverage and professionals is going to be absolutely key. we will get kids on the right trajectory, and we will look step-by-step throughout the life span how we can continue to support people with autism to become the most productive citizens they can. >> is a very interesting and helpful analysis of some of the options we should seriously consider. you were seeking recognition, and i wanted to call on the next. >> the task force looked at this in mississippi extensively because of our financial system -- financial situation. it is already a program that is out there federally. it needs to now include behavioral services, because many of these children are starting to be identified very early. i can speak to the success of that. as we were in san antonio this summer, i met a precious child named catalina. they began behavioral therapy after a year. the child is 4 years old now and is absolutely amazing. senators, u.s. never recognized that she was a child on the spectrum. -- senators, you would never recognize that she
CSPAN
Aug 6, 2009 11:00pm EDT
india is here. [applause] and the vice chairman of the d.c. city council, jack evans. [applause] and we have representatives from the embassies of australia, poland, austria, and russia here as well. let me begin this morning by introducing our special guest, dr. romer. as many of you may know, she is chair of the council of economic advisers. that position was established in the employment act of 1946 were it was decided that the president of the united states needed some independent, objective economic analysis and advice. at the time the council was created, it has had not -- some of the most distinguished economists serving in that position. obviously, ben bernanke was there as well. it has had a long history of very distinguished economists. she is one of the best known economists and the country, one of the best known macro economists, served for 20 years at the university -- she became an expert on the depression, the consequences of the depression, and other u.s. government responded. she did a lot of this work with her husband who is also an economist at the university of calif
CSPAN
Aug 11, 2009 11:00pm EDT
%. there will be a mass exodus of our manufacturing in this nation. they can go to india and china and have lower wages, lower costs. what is going to keep them here. >> you have raised to a very important questions. -- two very important questions. on cap and trade, the house of representatives have passed a bill that has a lot of problems. we have not gotten a bill in the senate. we understand the kinds of concerns you have raised. we're going to take them up and see to it that we do not have the consequences of exporting jobs or imposing a great tax. you raise a question of employee choice. that bill is in the process of being negotiated. there will not be a time line which will be so fast that people will not have an opportunity to understand what the issue is. you comment about the secret ballot, and i think we have to maintain a secret ballot, which you agree with. we're trying to work through the other facets of it on arbitration, but bearing in mind the concerns and worries that you have raised. no. 24. who has 24? yes, sir? don shapiro in 1997, i was diagnosed with a thyroid condition that put
CSPAN
Aug 5, 2009 11:00pm EDT
changing the climate because china and india refused to do the same. i do not agree with a government takeover that would force millions of their current health care and of health care costs even higher for families and ration scarce the latest cure and treatment of health care decisions rather than five years of patience. but is to brief the country is tired of partisanship and frightened every day. tired of -- fight congress becoming a battle and well i don't follow the hypocrisy to reduce the support justice roberts because they disagree with their judicial philosophy and now suggests that republicans not to the same. i respect and they agree with that legal reasoning of my colleagues who will vote no but i will follow if the direction in the past and i hope for the future with less polarization, less confrontational less partisanship. my friends in the party can be assured that i will work as hard as anybody to ensure the next presidential a lesson has consequences in the opposite direction where my conservative frien
CSPAN
Aug 12, 2009 11:00pm EDT
this global warming tax when everyone in this room knows that china and india and the others are doing it, how will we have a manufacturing sector if we put an extra tenor 15% tax on american manufacturers and the rest of the world doesn't. i don't know about you but i think it is like economic harry carey to move forward with these and we party got our manufacturing sector fought on its back in now seems almost done page data to be talking about this global warming tax. other work -- other questions? >> [inaudible] [inaudible] >> let me say one thing about that, just one thing. the question about why is it that we look at the data and we come to polar opposites conclusions and the answer is i don't really know. every time i give talks about the book the first question is this stuff seems so obvious, and the fact that you just said the lower taxes is pretty obvious you get more of economics and there. we don't think these are radical ideas and we think the evidence is pretty solid and so i don't have a good explanation for how the other side comes up with the opsin collusions and i do think th
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